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        Il brigante di Tacca del Lupo

      Verona, Officina Bodoni, 1988. In 4°, p. 45(3). Edizione per i Cento amici del libro impressa su carta a tino Magnani. Con cinque acqueforti di Luciano Minguzzi. Tiratura di 130 esemplari. Cartone editoriale. In cofanetto.

      [Bookseller: Studio Bibliografico Marisa Meroni]
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        Die genetischen Informationen in der visuellen Diagnostik Band 1-8 - Band 2 fehlt

      Energetik Verlag, 1988. 1. Seiten Gebundene Ausgabe 7 Bücher- Band 1 Magen Darm, Band 2 fehlt, Band 3 Pankreas,Band 4 Niere Blase, Band 5 Genitale, Band 6 Kopf Hals, Band 7 Herz, Band 8 Lunge Versandkostenfreie Lieferung

      [Bookseller: Ulrich Andrös und Patricia Vinan Rey GbR]
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        Building Skills in English: Review Book (Text-Workbook)

      Glencoe, 1988. Paperback. Good. Names on inside cover and numbers on bookedge; no other internal marking/highlighting.

      [Bookseller: Quality School Texts]
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        INVISIBLE CITY: PHOTOGRAPHS BY KEN SCHLES - SIGNED BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER

      (SCHLES, KEN). Schles, Ken. With brief texts by Lewis Mumford, George Orwell, Jorge Luis Borges, Franz Kafka & Jean Beaudrillard. INVISIBLE CITY: PHOTOGRAPHS BY KEN SCHLES - SIGNED BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER. Signed and Dated by the Photographer. Gottingen, GERMANY. 1988 (2014).: Steidl, Second Edition (First Thus). 8vo. Cloth in Pictorial Dust Jacket. Photography Monograph. As New/As New. np (80pp), 62 b&w illustrations. "Invisible City" is Ken Schles' exceptionally lovely compendium of urban images of indistinct people and places caught in a moment - often fraught with an air of danger or eroticism - seemingly in the dead of night. A brand new, pristine example of the 2014 Steidl first printing (whose 1988 Twelvetrees Press first edition is cited on page 166 of Martin Parr and Gerry Badger's "The Photobook: A History Volume III) additionally SIGNED AND DATED "Ken Schles NYC 2015" in black ink across the bathtub pictured on the title page. 3-86930-691-2 Inventory Number: 025258

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        The Birds of New Guinea and the Adjacent Papuan Islands, including many new species recently discovered in Australia . Vol. I (Birds of Paradise, Crows)

      Melbourne: Hill House, 1988. , 56 plates. Fo. HB. Copy no. 293. A small bump to foot of spine, otherwise a fine copy. This book is from the library of Pamela Gilbert, former Entomology Librarian at NHM (London), and it is inscribed to her by the publishers, Bernard & Lucilla d'Abrera, 'To Pam Gilbert - who carried this book on its first odyssey?.' It was Pam Gilbert who took the NHM original out to the printers in Singpore for preparation of plates for printing this facsimile edition.. Originally published 1875-1888. pp. vi, 56 fine colour plates with accompanying text pages. 'The volumes in this series are not mere reproductions. They are exact facsimiles of originals held in the Libraries of the British Museum (Natural History) in London and Tring. They are not reproductions, because no camera was used in transferring the images from the B.M.(N.H.) originals. Indeed the originals are taken by Museum security courier to the repro-house in Singapore, where they are subjected to the preparation of new plates for printing on 5 and 6 colour offset presses. The paper used is 130 gsm mat art paper. As facsimiles, the books carry faithfully every spot, mark or stain of the originals. They also carry the original Museum Department of Zoology stamps, and librarian's annotations. From behind glass, the naked eye would be unable to distinguish the original from the facsimile, so accurate is the colour printing. Also as facsimiles, they are exactly the same size as the originals (Imperial Folio: 22" x 15"). Each volume is hand sewn, cased-in and bound between 4 mm. boards covered in special Japanese Saifu cloth, gold stamped on the spine, and with the gold Crown Cipher of the British Museum (Natural History) on the front, and blind embossed on the inner margin of the front boards. The end-papers are of special wood-free heavy grade paper, printed in a generated repetitive pattern of the Museum's Library stamps. The publisher has not intruded into the authenticity of the books, leaving the publication data printed only on the very last page at the end of the book block. Although initial volumes were printed in more than 500 copies, later production runs have not exceeded 300'. [9780947352011]

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        Die Exultetrolle. Codex Barberini Latinus 592. On half-title: Einfuhrungsband zur Faksimileausgabe Cod. Barb. Lat. 592 der Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana.

      45 pp. commentary volume, by Cavallo and Speciale, describing and analyzing the five surviving sections of the Barberini Exultet Roll, created in the great Benedictine abbey of Monte Casino in central Italy as part of the program of producing liturgical texts which conformed to the liturgy of Rome in the wake of the Gregorian liturgical reforms of the mid-eleventh century, transcriptions, bibliographical notes, 13 text illustrations; accompanied by 5 loose plates of various sizes (ranging up to approx. 11" x 32"), printed in colors and gold on simulated vellum, being a faithful and careful facsimile of the 5 surviving sections of the work. Text, sm. 4to., plates various sizes, all housed in oblong folio cloth case. Zurich (Belser) 1988. (Codices e Vaticanis Selecti...76).

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        A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes

      New York: Bantam Books, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Like New. First US edition, first printing, first state. (All points present. Full number line to 0 on copyright page, no table of contents, etc. Silver jacket with correct price.) Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Very light foxing to edges, a few lightly creased bottom margins of pages. Jacket has a short closed tear to the top of the front panel with a bit of crimping but is unclipped and attractive. The rare first appearance of Hawking's physics bestseller, which was quickly recalled, edited (correcting numerous errors), and given a blue dust jacket.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        Poésies

      Editions du Grésivaudan 1988 - Seyssinet-Pariset, Editions du Grésivaudan, 1988 3 volumes in-folio (42cm x 31cm) de 336pp., 368pp. & 360pp. et un portefeuille in-plano (56cm x 39cm) 50 lithographies à pleine page signées et nombreux dessins in-texte par Jacques PECNARD. Tirage à 300 exemplaires sur vélin d'arches dont un exemplaire unique comprenant les originaux de 6 lithographies et 6 dessins d'étude en double page et une double suite en couleurs sur japon et vélin d'arches; 22 exemplaires comprenant les originaux de 2 lithographies et 2 dessins d'étude en double page et une double suite en couleurs sur japon et vélin d'arches; 60 exemplaires comprenant les originaux de 3 dessins in-texte & une suite en couleurs sur vélin d'arches; et 217 exemplaires non enrichis. En feuilles, à couverture muette, sous emboîtage suédine imprimé de l'éditeur. Un des 22 exemplaires sur vélin d'arches, celui-ci n°V, signé par l'auteur et l'illustrateur comprenant les originaux de 2 lithographies et 2 dessins d'étude en double page et une double suite en couleurs sur Japon et vélin d'arches. Joint une photographie couleur de Léo Férré avec l'artiste. Très bel exemplaire, état proche du neuf! [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: LIBRAIRIE EPPE FRÈRES]
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        Die Nacht aus Blei. Radierungen von Klaus Böttger.

      Bayreuth, The Bear Press, 1988. 4°. 26 cm. 123 (1) Seiten. Blaugrauer Original-Ganzlederband im Original-Pappschuber. (= 11. Druck der Bear Press Wolfram Benda). Nummer 90 von 150 nummerierten und von Klaus Böttger im Impressum signierten Exemplaren. Gedruckt von der Offizin Poeschel zu Eschwege in der Trump-Mediaeval auf Sandwich-Bütten. Handgebunden von Werner G. Kießig, Berlin. Spindler 73 (in Vorbereitung). Mit 12 Radierungen von Klaus Böttger. Rücken wenig aufgehellt. Sehr gutes Exemplar. Versand D: 4,90 EUR Pressendruck / fine press; Vorzugsausgabe / limited edition

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        2061: ODYSSEY THREE

      GUILD PUBLISHING, 1988 2061: ODYSSEY THREE, Del Rey / Ultramarine Press, 1988, first edition, as new in full leather binding with LIGHT BLUE end-papers.Bookseller Inventory # WRY232326ODYSSEYTHREE

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        Chess Men. An Attempt to Play the Game. COPY DELUXE/MINT.

      Amsterdam, Focus, 1988 - Amsterdam, Focus, 1988. Cloth-covered boards (hardcover), photo-pictorial dustjacket, 30,3 x 30,3 cms., 72 pp. with 32 photographs in duotone by Erwin Olaf, biography, signed and numbered '17/100' in pen by Olaf on title-page. First edition. This Focus-publication in a 'deluxe' edition of 100 (4000) copies comes together with a gelatine silver print, signed and numbered '17/100' underneath in pen by Olaf. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Luiscius Books]
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        The Silence of the Lambs (SIGNED Plus SIGNED MOVIE TIE-INS)

      St Martins Press, New York 1988 - 1st Edition/1st Printing (complete number line on cp page). SIGNED by author on a card affixed to deication page: "For MV -Thomas Harris". $18.95 price present on DJ flap; mylar protected. Attached to front end page is a card SIGNED by JONATHAN DEMME (Director of famous 1991 film version of novel). Also attached to front end page is a card SIGNED by SCOTT GLENN (played 'Jack Crawford'). Attached to half-title page is a bookplate SIGNED by famed director-actor ROGER CORMAN (who played FBI Director Burke in film). Laid-in are cards SIGNED by DIANE BAKER (played 'Senator Ruth Martin'); TED LEVINE (played 'Jame Gumb'); and TRACEY WALTER (played 'Lamar'). A nice unique copy for the Harris-Silence fan or collector. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Daniel Montemarano]
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        Das Känguru baut einen Schneemann),

      1988 - Aquarellierte Original-Vorlage von Paul Maar für den Monat Januar des Känguru-Rätsel-Kalenders. Unsigniert. Ca. 28 x 29,5 cm (Darstellung). - Papier leicht wellig. Das Känguru will den Kopf des Schneemanns auf dessen Körper setzen, wo jedoch eine Katze liegt. - Paul Maar, 1937 in Schweinfurt geboren, ist einer der erfolgreichsten deutschen Kinder- und Jugendbuchautoren, zugleich virtuoser Wortkünstler, phantasievoller Erzähler und Illustrator. Zu seinen beliebtesten Figuren gehören das Sams, das kleine Känguru und Herr Bello. Paul Maar erhielt zahlreiche bedeutende Auszeichnungen für sein literarisches Werk, u.a. den Deutschen Jugendliteraturpreis, den Friedrich-Rückert-Preis und den E.T.A.-Hoffmann-Preis. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0

      [Bookseller: Buch- und Kunstantiquariat Tobias Müller]
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        ariadnefabrik I//1988, 3. Jg.

      Berlin, 1988. 48 S. 4°. Originalbroschur, Typoskript/Durchschlag, auf unterschiedlichem Papier. Erste Ausgabe. Sehr gut erhalten. Ein Exemplar der höchstseltenen Untergrundzeitschrift, herausgegeben v. Rainer Schedlinski und Andreas Koziol. Inhalt: Vilem Flusser: Die Fotografie als nachindustrieller Gegenstand. Elke Erb: Entlassen aus der Lehre, freigelassen. Bert Papenfuß-Gorek: arianrhod von der überdosis. Jörg Wähner: \"Schlagt Euch nicht den Schädel ein, zerbrecht euch lieber den Kopf\". Kurt Drawert: Auszüge aus UNMÖGLICH LÖSBAR, Roman. Frank-Wolf Matthies: Die Reise oder Beten bei McDonalds. Versand D: 3,95 EUR Zeitschriften, DDR-Literatur, Samizdat Erstausgabe, Erstausgaben

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Ballon + Wurm]
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        A Brief History of Time

      UK: Bantam Press. London, Bantam Press, 1988. Hardback first edition and first impression. A near fine copy with a little creasing to the edges of the jacket, a little bumping to the spine tips and rubbing to the front fold. A couple of indentations to the jacket passing through to the boards. A nice copy overall. . Near Fine. Hardback. 1st Edition. 1988.

      [Bookseller: Hyraxia]
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        La Manufacture Nationale D'armes de Chatellerault (1819-1968) Collection Art & Patrimoine -3- Histoire d'une usine et inventaire descriptif de ses cent cinquante annees de fabrications

      1988 - Illustré de 430 reproductions de documents originaux photographiés par Guy Armand rené Sprache: Französisch Gewicht in Gramm: 2800

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat-Jordan]
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        in Parkett No. 18,

      Parkett-Verlag, Zürich, 1988 - Zürich, Parkett-Verlag 1988, 214 S., OKart., Vorzugsausgabe, beiliegend die Originalgraphik "Hell 1/2 Way Heaven", Auflage: 100 Ex., vom Künstler signiert, datiert und nummeriert (hier Nr. 2/100), an jeder Graphikecke ein Nadelstichloch, sonst sehr gut erhalten [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Wolfgang Rüger]
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        Sundance Children's Theater: [Framed poster signed by Maurice Sendak and Arthur Yorinks]

      Sendak, Maurice. A darling and rare art print in full color signed for Parrish Books by Maurice Sendak and Arthur Yorinks in the bottom right corner and professionally framed. Original 1988 art print for a intended collaboration between Robert Redford (The Sundance Institute) and Maurice Sendak, the latter being Artistic Director with Arthur Yorinks as Associate Director. In the end negotiations fell through and distribution of the posters ceased. Sendak and Yorinks later created their own independent national children's theatre repertory company called The Night Kitchen Theatre. Finely framed in a high quality metal aluminum frame, doubled matted with all cotton mats and UV (conservation) plexiglass to preserve the poster and signature. Fully finished on the back with quality metal hanger and professional detailing. All done to museum standards with quality conservation materials. A beautiful presentation and important artist and signature. All of the art work featured in our Maurice Sendak art gallery category come in matching frames. Parrish Books guarantees all signatures as authentic. This artwork includes a Certificate of Authenticity from Parrish Books.

      [Bookseller: Parrish Books]
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        Sexuality & Cancer (for the Man who has Cancer, and His Partner)

      American Cancer Society, 1988. Paperback. Used; Acceptable. Paperback; English language; Ex-school; ex-library reading copy; 40 Page guide to Cancer & Sexuality; Back Page has stamps of issuing. Your book will be securely packed and promptly dispatched from our UK warehouse. All international orders are sent Royal Mail airmail.

      [Bookseller: Sunrise Books Ltd]
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        Inangaro, The Legend of the Coconut: A Polynesian Folktale -- 1/70 sets of four handmade books in custom box

      Columbus, OH: Logan Elm Press, 1988. Limited ed. Hardcover. Fine/Slipcase. Number 45 of 70 sets. Suite of 4 handmade books, each signed by their contributors, housed in a custom clamshell box with coconut cutout. A stunning and adventurous presentation from the Logan Elm Press, a fine press out of Columbus, Ohio. All contents FINE and like new. Contributors include: Sidney Chafetz, M. Charlotte Johnson, Richard Brunell, Margaret Prentice, Robert Tauber, David Macaulay, Ruth Leonard, Eric May, Rod Johnson. Box measures 12 x 15 inches. Digital images available upon request.

      [Bookseller: Caliban Books ABAA-ILAB]
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        The Furniture of Coastal North Carolina 1700-1820

      Winston-Salem and Chapel Hill, NC: The Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts [and] University of North Carolina Press, 1988. Hardbound. VG/VG. Burgundy Cloth with color illustrated black dustjacket. xiii, 562 pp., 865 bw plates. A whopper of a reference. This seminal book is made even better by a few laid-in articles relating to the furniture depcited in it. Scarce, and a mighty fine copy.

      [Bookseller: Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB ]
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        L'éclipse. Traduit de l'espagnol (Chili) par Claude Couffon. Avec une lithographie originale signée de Antonio Saura.

      Le Muy, Editions Unes, 10 janvier 1988. - 22,5 x 16 cm, 106 p., ill. En ff., couv. imprimée, à rabats, n.c. Parfait état. Edition originale, bilingue, tirage limité à 1000 ex., un des 33 ex. num. sur vélin d'Arches avec une lithographie originale de Antonio Saura justifiée b.g. et signée b.d. au crayon par l'artiste (après 11 ex. num. sur vélin d'Arches contenant un dessin original signé de Antonio Saura et aussi 956 ex. sur Centaure ivoire). [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: SOLSTICES RARE BOOKS]
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        Poems by Frank O'Hara

      New York: Limited Editions Club, 1988. leather_bound. Orig. full black goat, front cover lettered in gilt. Fine in fine black suede-lined cloth clam shell box with gilt lettered black goat label. De Kooning, Willem. Unpaginated. Elephant folio, 55.5 x 44.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 89 of 550 copies with authorized facsimile of De Kooning's signature; text set in English Monotype Bodoni on paper made by Cartiere Enrico Mangani and printed at Wild Carrot Press. 17 original lithographs by De Kooning printed on Japanese Kitakata paper. Introduction by Riva Castleman, who notes, "De Kooing's work as a print maker has only been occasional." The series of lithographs were originally created in 1967 as charcoal drawings on sheets of plastic, to illustrate O'Hara's "Ode to Willem de Kooning" (In Memory of My Feelings, MOMA, 1967). However, only three of De Kooning's drawings were used in the MOMA publication. Here the complete original suite of 17 drawings is first published in its entirety, transferred directly from the Mylar sheets to lithographic plates by Benjamin Shiff, and printed under his direction. They are accompanied by a new selection of poems by O'Hara.

      [Bookseller: Royoung bookseller, Inc.]
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        Tagebücher. Gelesen von Antonio Saura. Mit 69 Orig.-Lithographien (tlw. doppelblattgr. und ganzseit.) von A. Saura.

      Manus-Presse . -, Stuttgart 1988 - Lose Lagen mit OBroschur in OLwd.-Decke in Schuber. 32,5 : 25 cm. 1 von 300 num. Exemplaren, Druckvermerk vom Künstler signiert. Druck auf kräftigem Velin von Clot, Bramsen & Georges, Paris. - Erste in der Textauswahl mit den Illustrationen von A. Saura. - "In der manus presse wurde das für ihn zentrale grafische Werk verlegt: seine Auseinandersetzung mit den Tagebüchern Franz Kafkas. Nach einem intensiven Studium der Texte Kafkas realisierte Saura eine Folge von fast 70 Lithografien, in denen er sich als kongenialer Gestalter der Welt Kafkas entpuppt" (Verlag).Weber-Caflisch/Cramer 454-522. 2200 g. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Soft Cover]

      [Bookseller: Ketterer Kunst Hamburg GmbH]
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        Simson. Farbholzschnitte und farbige Initialen von Hanns Studer. Nachwort von Wulf Piper.

      The Bear Press, Bayreuth 1988 - Bayreuth, The Bear Press, 1988. 4°. 26 cm. 37 (2) Seiten. Farbiger Original-Ganzlederband in marmoriertem Original-Pappschuber. (= 10. Druck der Bear Press Wolfram Benda). Nummer VIII von X (gesamt 150) nummerierten und von Hanns Studer im Impressum signierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe. Die Vorzugsausgabe enthält neben den 7 farbigen Holzschnitt-Initialen und den 7 farbigen Holzschnitten einen zusätzlichen Original-Farbholzschnitt und ein beigebundenes, von Hanns Studer signiertes Original-Aquarell. Gedruckt von der Offizin Poeschel, Eschwege in Rudolf Kochs Jessen-Schrift. Handgebunden von Werner G. Kießig, Berlin. Der vorliegende Text folgt der Übersetzung von Martin Luther (Wittenberg 1546), er wurde gesetzt von Kurt Mosebach und gedruckt von Hans Rösler. Spindler 73 (in Vorbereitung). Rücken leicht fleckig, kleine Radierstelle auf hinterem Vorsatz, ansonsten sehr gutes Exemplar. Farbiger Original-Ganzlederband in marmoriertem Original-Pappschuber. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Antiquariat Lenzen GbR]
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        PRIME EVIL ( Pristine Signed Limited Edition) No 13 of 250 Copies

      Bantam UK 1988 - Bantam, UK. 1988. Immaculate unread copy of this beautiful limited edition of 250 numbered copies in leather traycase. Pristine leather, a spotless spine and clean, untouched pages. Outstanding traycase. This is lucky copy number 13 of 250 copies. SIGNED and AS NEW. A very heavy and large item, so extra postage will be charged. Insured carriage is compulsory. Copy number 4 of 250 copies is also available. AS NEW and SIGNED BY ALL CONTRIBUTORS. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Fine Edition Books]
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        Kunst- en Antiekveiling. Jaaroverzicht met Prijzen. Deel 14 t/m 32.

      SDU/Scriptum 1988 - 2007, Den Haag/Schiedam - First editions. Folio. Hardcover. Very good. A wonderful run of 19 volumes of the yearly Dutch art and antique auctions overview with results. Each volume about 300 pages. A massive set and historically interesting for the development of prices within the Dutch art market. Covers all subjects. A VERY HEAVY SET. Cheap shipping via courier WITHIN Europe. Inquire for a quote (i.e. only Euro 12,50 shipping for Netherlands, Germany, France or Belgium). [Attributes: Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Meijering Art Books]
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        On the Trail of the Assassins: My Investigation and Prosecution of the Murder of President Kennedy

      New York: Sheridan Square Pubns, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Shakily inscribed by author to former owner in blue ink on front flyleaf, dated December 1988. xvi, 342 pp. Very Good+ in Near Fine unclipped dust jacket. Foxing to top edge, spine leans slightly and is a bit concave. A hint of rubbing to jacket, unclipped. The former New Orleans District Attorney's final work, a memoir of his investigation into the murder of President Kennedy and eventual prosecution of Clay Shaw. It was made into the popular Oliver Stone film JFK not long before he died. Rarely found signed due to Garrison's poor health in his final years.

      [Bookseller: Burnside Rare Books]
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        A Signed Original Lithograph: "Mother Goose".

      A poster-sized coloured lithograph (circa 500 x 430mm) depicting Mother Goose seated on two large books, writing with a quill pen, with a goose alongside; a fine example. A limited edition, signed by Sendak to lower right margin and numbered 76/300. This image was used for the dustwrapper, and title-page, of the volume Tail Feathers from Mother Goose: The Opie Rhyme Book (1988) which was published to raise funds for the Opie collection of children's books held at the Bodleian Library. Maurice Sendak is one of the best-loved illustrators of children's literature and most famous as the author of the great American classic Where The Wild Things Are (1963).

      [Bookseller: Henry Sotheran Ltd.]
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        THE LIFE AND OPINIONS OF TRISTRAM SHANDY, GENTLEMAN - DELUXE LIMITED ARION PRESS EDITION ILLUSTRATED AND SIGNED BY JOHN BALDESSARI

      (BALDESSARI, JOHN). Sterne, Laurence, Melvyn New & John Baldessari. THE LIFE AND OPINIONS OF TRISTRAM SHANDY, GENTLEMAN - DELUXE LIMITED ARION PRESS EDITION ILLUSTRATED AND SIGNED BY JOHN BALDESSARI. Signed by the Artist. San Francisco: Arion Press, 1988. First Edition 1/400. Stout 8vo. Full Leather in Slipcase. Livre D'Artiste. Fine/No Jackets - As Issued. 624 + 46 + np, profusely illustrated in color and b&w. This twenty-sixth publication of Andrew Hoyem's esteemed Arion Press is a beautifully constructed and executed hand-letterpress reprinting of Lawrence Sterne's classic of English literature, "The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman" that has been newly-illustrated by the noted Conceptual artist John Baldessari. Remaining faithful to the delightful typographic eccentricities and variant spellings of Sterne's own self-published editions from the 1760s, the main text of the novel has been set in Caslon Old Style - the typeface utilized by Sterne for the original printings - and bound in a single, substantial three-quarter green goatskin over lovely hand-marbled boards volume. This is accompanied by literary scholar Melvyn New's informative forty-six page essay "Lawrence Sterne and Tristram Shandy" separately bound in boards. The crowning achievement of this ambitious undertaking however is the third volume which contains John Baldessari's wry visual commentary of photo-collaged and altered found photographs and film stills in the form of a lengthy accordion-fold leporello that is anchored between green gilt-stamped boards. The three volumes are housed in a gilt-stamped green paper over board slipcase along with the additional Arion Press pre-publication prospectus laid in. A brand new, most handsome example of standard edition of this exquisite, uncommon item limited to four hundred unnumbered copies BOLDLY SIGNED "John Baldessari" in pencil on the colophon of illustrated volume, as issued. PLEASE NOTE: Additional shipping costs are required for this item beyond our standard rates due to its weight and value - we will inform you of the applicable amount at time of purchase. Inventory Number: 025136

      [Bookseller: Arcana: Books on the Arts]
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        Kommunalwahlen: Kommunalwahlgesetz und Kommunalwahlordnung für Baden-Württemberg - Textausgabe mit Stichwort-Verzeichnis

      Boorberg, R, 1988 - 74 Seiten ***ACHTUNG*** Ausgabe von 1983, ehem. umgebundenes Büchereiexemplar, vorderer Einband stark geknickt, Ecken und Kanten gestoßen, Schnitt nachgedunkelt, Seiten gebräunt und lichtrandig, sonst Buch in gutem Zustand, Artikel stammt aus Nichtraucherhaushalt! T4031 Sprache: Deutsch [Attributes: Soft Cover]

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        Three Poems (Signed Limited Edition)

      New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1988. First edition. Large folio hardcover. Number 463 from an edition of 750 copies. Includes three poems by Paz with text printed in black for the English and red for the Spanish version. Includes 27 original lithographs by Motherwell in a wide range of sized and with one affixed to the front board. The lithographs were pulled at Trestle Editions on handmade Japanese paper. A very fine copy in a very near fine cloth clamshell box. Signed by both Paz and Motherwell on the limitation page. An exquisite collaboration. This is a heavy and oversized book and will require extra shipping.

      [Bookseller: Jeff Hirsch Books, ABAA]
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        The Satanic Verses

      London: Viking Press, 1988. First British edition. Octavo, original cloth. Boldly signed by Salman Rushdie on the title page. Light rubbing, near fine in a near fine dust jacket. A nice example. One of the most controversial and acclaimed novels ever written, The Satanic Verses is Salman Rushdie's best-known and most galvanizing book. Set in a modern world filled with both mayhem and miracles, the story begins with a bang: the terrorist bombing of a London-bound jet in midflight. Two Indian actors of opposing sensibilities fall to earth, transformed into living symbols of what is angelic and evil. This is just the initial act in a magnificent odyssey that seamlessly merges the actual with the imagined. A book whose importance is eclipsed only by its quality, The Satanic Verses is a key work of our times. "A staggering achievement, brilliantly enjoyable" (Nadine Gordimer).

      [Bookseller: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB]
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        The Charts and Coastal Views of Captain Cook's Voyages [3 volumes: 1768 - 1771, 1772 - 1775, 1776 - 1780]

      London: Hakluyt Society, 1988. Three Volumes Published dates 1988 - 328pp 1992 - 332pp 1997 - 319pp. Blue boards, gilt ship Victoria to fronts, title to spines. Each volume had coloured frontispiece and is profusely illustrated, Vol III has folding map to rear. Text and illustrations very clean, binding firm. Dust Jackets show some light wear, slight darkeing to spines and a few spots. the full titles of the three volumes are: (1) The Voyage of the Endeavour 1768 - 1771, 0904180239 (2) The Voyage of the Resolution and Adventure 1772 - 1775, 090418031X (3) The Voyage of the Resolution and Discovery 1776 - 1780. 0904180557. PLEASE CONTACT US FOR POATAGE DETAILS. See 050050 for The Journals of Captain James Cook on his Voyages of Discovery with The Charts & Coastal Views of Captain Cook's Voyages. First Thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good ++.

      [Bookseller: GOLDSWORTH BOOKS & PRINTS LTD]
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        The Roominghouse Madrigals: Early Selected Poems 1946-1966 (Signed Limited edition)

      Black Sparrow,, Santa Rosa, CA 1988 - This is One of 400 specially numbered copies SIGNED by Charles Bukowski on the colophon page. Bound in yellow cloth over printed paper covered boards with printed paper label on the spine, An excellent copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Rob Warren Books]
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        Géo Harly.

      Dijon: art&art,, 1988. Danseur parodiste. Octavo. Original grey wrappers, titles to front wrapper in black. 9 photographic plates. A fine copy. Signed limited edition, one of 300 numbered copies.

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        Retrospective.

      Los Angeles: Tom of Finland Foundation,, 1988. Quarto. Original black cloth, titles to spine and front board in silver, grey endpapers. With the pictorial dust jacket. Full-page illustrations throughout. An excellent copy in a slightly rubbed jacket with a few tiny chips at extremities. First edition, first printing. Limited to 500 copies, of which this is number 404. Inscribed by the artist on the title page: "To Jack, Tom of Finland

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Vampire Lestat Film Proposal

      1988. Rice's own "bible-script" for a film "based on material in the novels Interview with the Vampire, The Vampire Lestat and The Queen of the Damned," and is apparently named for the protagonist of all three novels rather than the title of the series' second book. This precedes the release of the film Interview with the Vampire (for which Rice wrote the screenplay) by six years. Development of a new version of The Vampire Lestat followed the success of that first film, but went nowhere and the film rights reverted to the author. A film of The Queen of the Damned followed in 2002, for which Rice did not write the screenplay and which contained many elements of The Vampire Lestat: neither Rice nor the critics approved of the sequel. This "bible-script" of Rice's seems destined to remain the series' missing link. Included here, in addition to Rice's 185 page script, are her list of "main characters, with notes on appearance" (2 pages); her 12-page treatment of a Queen of the Damned film; and one page on the "virtually endless" possibilities for more films (probably correct, as the 11th book in the series was published in 2014). Three hole-punched; mechanically reproduced sheets bound with two brads; title and date written on spine. Printed on rectos only with the header changing from "Rice/Vampires" to "Vampire/Rice" to "Vampire Chronicles." Small tears to the last page at the upper brad; near fine. A rare original work by Rice related to her most famous series of books, which rekindled the use of vampires in literature and the arts as stand-ins for human desire -- a trend that has persisted to the point that it is now a pervasive part of contemporary popular culture. We have been unable to find any record of another copy of this work appearing in the market, nor any evidence of it in institutional collections. First Edition.

      [Bookseller: Ken Lopez Bookseller, ABAA]
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        Barbed Wire Noose: Original painting plus first edition [2 items]

      Mysterious Press, 1988. Fine framed painting. A beautiful painting, professionally framed, by Peter Thorpe that was selected by Mysterious Press for the paperback edition of "Barbed Wire Noose" by Harold Adams, published in 1988. Also included is first trade edition of the book. The painting is framed and matted in a black wood frame that measures 13 x 17 1/2" high. The painting is done in acrylic on 100% rag board and the visible size of the painting is 6 3/4 x 10 1/2" high. The paperback edition of "Barbed Wire Noose!" is in fine condition. The painting has not been examined outside of the frame. A beautiful set.

      [Bookseller: Parrish Books]
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        Richard Prince

      Grenoble: Magasin, 1988. Hint of rubbing, else fine in printed laminated black boards. Sans jacket as issued with crisp red end papers. Uncommon item in the Prince canon.. First Edition. Tall quarto. Exhibition catalogue published on the occasion of Richard Prince's show at the Centre National D'Art Contemporain de Grenoble, 24 September - 27 November, 1988. Profusely illustrated with color photographs of the various series presented at the exhibition. Includes an essay by Jeffrey Rian in both English and French, a chronology of Prince's life and career up to 1986, and a bibliography. Scarce.

      [Bookseller: Harper's Books, Inc.]
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        Type-Faces: A Photographic Study of Ward Ritchie With a Foreword by Lawrence Clark Powell

      Northridge: Santa Susana Press, 1988, 1988. First edition, one of only 65 copies. Fine.. Folding cloth portfolio with eight leaves printed on the recto only and twelve mounted photographic plates by Amanda Blanco. Printed, designed and bound by Joe D'Ambrosio. From the library of David and Valerie Belch. Inscribed by Ritchie on the preliminary title "For David /these many faces / of/ Ward Ritchie." From the library of David & Valerie Belch.

      [Bookseller: The Brick Row Book Shop]
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        Where the Wild Things Are

      Harper & Row 1988 - A near fine 25th anniversary edition, inscribed with a drawing by Sendak on the half-title page. No dj. [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

      [Bookseller: Bookbid]
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